Pleasant Valley State Prison (PVSP) reported the passing of Amy Kitaura, Senior Accounting Officer-Supervisor, on Aug. 16, 2017.

She began her CDCR career in April 1991 at CDCR headquarters as an Office Assistant (Typing).

She accepted a position at Centinela State Prison as an Assistant Clerk in April 1993. In July of that year, she transferred back to headquarters as an Office Assistant (Typing).

In November 1994, she moved to PVSP as an Office Technician. In July 1995, she promoted to Personnel Specialist at PVSP, then to Personnel Specialist Supervisor in April 1999.

In October 2000, she accepted a position with the Correctional Health Care Services (CHCS) at PVSP as a Staff Services Analyst. She promoted to Associate Governmental Program Analyst with CCHCS at PVSP in July 2006.

In December 2007, she promoted to a Health Program Specialist I. In December 2015, she accepted a job as PVSP’s Senior Accounting Officer – Supervisor.